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MS.A.Astronomy

Astronomy
A.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.a. Conduct a scientific investigation demonstrating safe procedures and proper care of laboratory equipment. (DOK 2)
1.a.1. Safety rules and symbols
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.a.2. Proper use and care of the compound light microscope, slides, chemicals, etc.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.a.3. Accuracy and precision in using graduated cylinders, balances, beakers, thermometers, and rulers
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.f. Recognize and analyze alternative explanations for experimental results and to make predictions based on observations and prior knowledge. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
 
A.2. Earth and Space Science: Develop an understanding of theories pertaining to the history of the universe and concepts related to the interaction of celestial bodies.
2.a. Investigate and compare historical developments in astronomy to current knowledge of the universe. (DOK 2)
2.a.2. Models to predict planetary motion (e.g., Ptolemy, Copernicus, Kepler, Newton) and their influence on modern astronomy
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
2.b. Research and summarize theories of the universe's origin. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
2.c. Differentiate and evaluate the significance of technologies and instruments used in ground and space-based astronomy (e.g., optical telescopes, radio telescopes, x-ray telescopes, long-base interferometers, space probes, artificial satellites, spectra, probes, Doppler radar, etc.) (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Presentations Refraction and lenses
 
2.d. Research and develop a logical argument supporting or refuting current theories, proposals, and supporting data of celestial bodies in our solar system. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
2.e. Investigate Newton's Universal Gravitation Law and Kepler's Laws. (DOK 2)
2.e.1. Motion and interactions of a planetary system according to Kepler's laws
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rotational Motion/Universal Gravitation
 
2.e.2. Structure and gravitational interactions of a planetary system according to Newton's laws of motion and gravitation
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rotational Motion/Universal Gravitation
 
2.f. Apply Newton's Universal Gravitation Law and Kepler's Laws to predict the orbital velocity of a given planet around the sun or a given moon around its primary and to calculate period, distance from the sun, and/or velocity of a planet. (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rotational Motion/Universal Gravitation
 
2.g. Compare and contrast celestial bodies in our solar system. (DOK 1)
2.g.1. Motion of celestial bodies (e.g., planetary rotation and revolution, comets, asteroids, moons, sun, etc.)
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Earth's Moon
Presentations How the Earth Moves
Presentations Seasons on Earth
Flip Charts Earth’s Moon
Flip Charts Eclipses
Flip Charts Gravity and Motion
Flip Charts Phases of the Moon
Flip Charts Seasons on Earth
Flip Charts Tides
Vocabulary Terms The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Sun-Earth-Moon System
 
2.g.2. Internal and surface components of celestial bodies
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Presentations The Sun
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.g.3. Patterns of the Earth's moon over an extended period of time
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Interactive/Simulation Moon Phases
Flip Charts Earth’s Moon
Flip Charts Eclipses
Flip Charts Gravity and Motion
Flip Charts Phases of the Moon
Flip Charts Seasons on Earth
Flip Charts Tides
Vocabulary Terms The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Sun-Earth-Moon System
 
2.g.4. Origin, composition and structure of asteroids, meteors and comets (e.g., the Ort cloud)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
2.h. Investigate and demonstrate an understanding of the sun, other stars, and star systems. (DOK 3)
2.h.1. Origin and demise of stars of various masses
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.h.2. Star classification (by size and magnitude) and types of stars
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Presentations The Sun
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.h.3. Hertzsprung-Russell diagram (used to classify and describe the evolution of stars)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.i. Research and differentiate the composition, energy production, and solar-magnetic activity of stars. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Presentations The Sun
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.j. Investigate and apply various methods to measure astronomical distances. (DOK 2)
2.j.1. Triangulation (parallax) method
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
 
2.j.2. Use of Cepheid variables
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
 
2.k. Research to compare and contrast star systems visible from Earth.
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.l. Describe the universe in terms of its diverse components and their relationships. (DOK 3)
2.l.1. Types of galaxies, proximity of galaxies, the name of Earth's galaxy, etc.
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.l.2. Components of the celestial sphere (e.g., dark matter, dark energy, pulsars, quasars, supernovae, hierarchical structure of the universe, galactic clusters, the ''Great Wall'', etc.)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 

MS.AS.Aerospace Studies

Aerospace Studies
AS.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.c. Demonstrate the use of scientific inquiry and methods to formulate, conduct, and evaluate laboratory investigations (e.g., hypotheses, experimental design, observations, data analyses, interpretations, theory development). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Earth's Seasons
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations The Tropical Zone
 
1.f. Formulate and revise scientific explanations and models using logic and evidence (data analysis). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
 
AS.2. Earth and Space Science: Develop an understanding of the concepts involved in aerodynamics, flight control, and aircraft propulsion.
2.e. Calculate the expansion ratio of gases in an engine (gas laws). (DOK 1)
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
 
2.f. Use appropriate instruments and perform calculations involved in navigation (e.g., locating a point on the globe from its global coordinates and plotting a point-point course using a sectional map). (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab Investigations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations/scientific method
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab Investigations/Scientific Method
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Maps as Models of the Earth
 

MS.B.Botany

Botany
B.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.a. Conduct a scientific investigation demonstrating safe procedures and proper care of laboratory equipment. (DOK 2)
1.a.2. Proper use and care of the compound light microscope, slides, chemicals, etc.
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Presentations Discovering Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The science of biology
 
1.a.3. Accuracy and precision in using graduated cylinders, balances, beakers, thermometers, and rulers
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Presentations Discovering Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The science of biology
 
1.f. Recognize and analyze alternative explanations for experimental results and to make predictions based on observations and prior knowledge. (DOK 3)
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
 
B.2. Life Science: Distinguish among the characteristics of botanical organization, structure, and function.
2.a. Relate plant cell structures to their functions (e.g., major organelles, cell wall components, photosynthetic chemical reactions, plant pigments, plant tissues, roots, stems, leaves, flowers). (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Specialized Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell structure and function
 
2.b. Differentiate the characteristics found in various plant divisions. (DOK 2)
2.b.1. Differences and similarities of nonvascular plants
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
 
2.b.2. Characteristics of seed-bearing and non-seed bearing vascular plants relative to taxonomy
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
2.b.3. Major vegetative structures and their modifications in angiosperms and gymnosperms
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
2.c. Compare and contrast leaf modifications of gymnosperms and angiosperms (e.g., needles, overlapping scales, simple leaves, compound leaves, evergreen trees, and deciduous trees). (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
2.d. Apply the modern classification scheme utilized in naming plants to identify plant specimens. (DOK 2)
2.d.1. Classification scheme used in botany
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
2.d.2. Classification of native Mississippi plants
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
2.e. Use inquiry to investigate and discuss the physical and chemical processes of plants. (DOK 3)
2.e.1. Relationships among photosynthesis, cellular respiration, and translocation
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
2.e.2. Importance of soil type and soil profiles to plant survival
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Presentations Soil
 
B.3. Life Science: Demonstrate an understanding of plant reproduction.
3.a. Compare and contrast reproductive structures (e.g., cones, flowers). (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
3.b. Differentiate among the vegetative organs of monocots, herbaceous dicots, and woody dicots. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
3.c. Differentiate between the structures and processes of sexual and asexual reproduction in plants. (DOK 1)
3.c.1. Reproductive structures, their modifications, and the mechanisms involved in plant reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
3.c.2. Functions of flower parts, seeds, cones
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
3.c.3. Spore production in bryophytes and ferns
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
3.f. Research and compare various methods of plant propagation. (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
B.4. Live Science: Draw conclusions about the factors that affect the adaptation and survival of plants.
4.b. Design and conduct an experiment to determine the effects of environmental factors on photosynthesis. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 

MS.BI.Biology I

Biology I
BI.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.a. Conduct a scientific investigation demonstrating safe procedures and proper care of laboratory equipment. (DOK 2)
1.a.2. Proper use and care of the compound light microscope, slides, chemicals, etc.
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Presentations Discovering Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The science of biology
 
1.a.3. Accuracy and precision in using graduated cylinders, balances, beakers, thermometers, and rulers
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Presentations Discovering Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The science of biology
 
1.f. Recognize and analyze alternative explanations for experimental results and to make predictions based on observations and prior knowledge. (DOK 3)
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
 
BI.2. Physical Science: Describe the biochemical basis of life and explain how energy flows within and between the living systems.
2.a. Explain and compare with the use of examples the types of bond formation (e.g., covalent, ionic, hydrogen, etc.) between or among atoms. (DOK 2)
2.a.1. Subatomic particles and arrangement in atoms
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Presentations Classes of Matter
Presentations Ionic Bonding
Presentations Models of the Atom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic Structure - Set I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic Structure - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Magnetism
 
2.a.2. Importance of ions in biological processes
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Presentations Ionic Bonding
 
2.b. Develop a logical argument defending water as an essential component of living systems (e.g., unique bonding and properties including polarity, high specific heat, surface tension, hydrogen bonding, adhesion, cohesion, and expansion upon freezing). (DOK 2)
Presentations Changes of State
 
2.c. Classify solutions as acidic, basic, or neutral and relate the significance of the pH scale on an organism's survival (e.g., consequences of having different concentrations of hydrogen and hydroxide ions). (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Acids, Bases and Salts
 
2.d. Compare and contrast the structure, properties, and principal functions of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids in living organisms. (DOK 2)
2.d.1. Basic chemical composition of each group
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.d.2. Building components of each group (e.g., amino acids, monosaccharides, nucleotides, etc.)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.d.3. Basic functions (e.g., energy, storage, cellular, heredity) of each group
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.e. Examine the life processes to conclude the role enzymes play in regulating biochemical reactions. (DOK 2)
2.e.1. Enzyme structure
Presentations Process of Digestion
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.e.2. Enzyme function, including enzyme-substrate specificity and factors that effect enzyme function (pH and temperature)
Presentations Process of Digestion
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.f. Describe the role of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) in making energy available to cells. (DOK 1)
2.f.1. ATP structure
 
2.f.2. ATP function
 
2.g. Analyze and explain the biochemical process of photosynthesis and cellular respiration and draw conclusions about the roles of the reactant and products in each. (DOK 3)
2.g.1. Photosynthesis and respiration (reactants and products)
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
2.g.2. Light-dependent reactions and light-independent reactions in photosynthesis, including requirements and products of each
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
2.g.3. Aerobic and anaerobic processes in cellular respiration, including products of each and energy differences
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
 
BI.3. Life Science: Investigate and evaluate the interaction between living organisms and their environment.
3.a. Compare and contrast the characteristics of the world's major biomes (e.g., deserts, tundra, taiga, grassland, temperate forest, tropical rainforest). (DOK 2)
3.a.1. Plant and animal species
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Animals
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Vocabulary Terms Introduction to animals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to animals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
3.a.2. Climate (temperature and rainfall)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Presentations The Polar Zone
Presentations The Temperate Zone
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
3.a.3. Adaptations of organisms
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
3.b. Provide examples to justify the interdependence among environmental elements. (DOK 2)
3.b.2. Energy flow in ecosystems (e.g., energy pyramids and photosynthetic organisms to herbivores, carnivores, and decomposers)
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Animal-Like Protists
Presentations Animals
Presentations Cell Energy
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Energy Pyramid
Presentations Food Chains
Presentations Food Webs
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
3.b.3. Roles of beneficial bacteria
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Flip Charts Amoeba
Flip Charts Euglena
Flip Charts Paramecium
Flip Charts Protista
Flip Charts Spirogyra
Flip Charts Volvox
Flip Charts What is a Protist?
Vocabulary Terms Microorganisms I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Microorganisms I
 
3.b.4. Interrelationships of organisms (e.g., cooperation, predation, parasitism, commensalism, symbiosis, and mutualism)
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
3.c. Examine and evaluate the significance of natural events and human activities on major ecosystems (e.g., succession, population growth, technology, loss of genetic diversity, consumption of resources). (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Global Warming
 
BI.4. Life Science: Analyze and explain the structures and function of the levels of biological organization.
4.a. Differentiate among plant and animal cells and eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells.
4.a.1. Functions of all major cell organelles and structures (e.g., nucleus, mitochondrion, rough ER, smooth ER, ribosomes, Golgi bodies, vesicles, lysosomes, vacuoles, microtubules, microfiliaments, chloroplast, cytoskeleton, centrioles, nucleolus, chromosomes, nuclear membrane, cell wall, cell membrane [active and passive transport], cytosol)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Cell Transport
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Types of Nutrients
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Flip Charts Specialized Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell structure and function
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
4.a.2. Components of mobility (e.g., cilia, flagella, pseudopodia)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Presentations Animals
Presentations Plants
Presentations Specialized Cells
Flip Charts Specialized Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell structure and function
 
4.b. Analyze and explain the biochemical process of photosynthesis and cellular respiration and draw conclusions about the roles of the reactant and products in each. (DOK 3)
4.b.1. Photosynthesis and respiration (reactants and products)
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
4.b.2. Light-dependent reactions and light-independent reactions in photosynthesis, including requirements and products of each
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
4.b.3. Aerobic and anaerobic processes in cellular respiration, including products of each and energy differences
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
 
4.c. Differentiate between types of cellular reproduction. (DOK 1)
4.c.1. Main events in the cell cycle and cell mitosis (including differences in plant and animal cell divisions
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Mitosis
Presentations Phases of Mitosis
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Presentations The Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
4.c.2. Binary fission (e.g., budding, vegetative propagation, etc.)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Spirogyra
Flip Charts Meiosis
 
4.c.3. Significance of meiosis in sexual reproduction
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Codominance
Flip Charts DNA
Flip Charts DNA Replication
Flip Charts DNA/RNA Structure
Flip Charts Genes
Flip Charts Gregor Mendel
Flip Charts Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Flip Charts Mutations
Flip Charts Punnett Squares
Flip Charts The Genetic Code
Vocabulary Terms Genetics and heredity II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics and heredity II
 
4.c.4. Significance of crossing over
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Presentations DNA
Presentations Meiosis I
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
4.d. Describe and differentiate among the organizational levels of organisms (e.g., cells, tissues, organs, systems, types of tissues.) (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Interactive/Simulation Body Organization
Presentations Body Organization
Presentations Organization of Cells
Flip Charts Blood and Lymph
Flip Charts Body Organization
Flip Charts Food and Nutrients
Flip Charts Homeostasis
Flip Charts Inflammation
Flip Charts Joints
Flip Charts Lung Disease
Flip Charts The Senses
Flip Charts Types of Nutrients
Vocabulary Terms Human biology I
Vocabulary Terms Human biology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Human biology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Human biology II
 
4.e. Explain and describe how plant structures (vascular and nonvascular) and cellular functions are related to the survival of plants (e.g., movement of materials, plant reproduction). (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts Specialized Cells
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell structure and function
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 
BI.5. Life Science: Demonstrate an understanding of the molecular basis of heredity.
5.a. Analyze and explain the molecular basis of heredity and the inheritance of traits to successive generations by using the Central Dogma of Molecular Biology. (DOK 3)
5.a.1. Structures of DNA and RNA
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Deciphering the DNA Code
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Genes
Presentations Mendel's Experiments
Presentations The Genetic Code
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
5.a.2. Processes of replication, transcription, and translation
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Presentations DNA
Presentations Meiosis I
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
5.a.3. Messenger RNA codon charts
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Presentations DNA
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
5.b. Utilize Mendel's laws to evaluate the results of monohybrid Punnett squares involving complete dominance, incomplete dominance, codominance, sex linked, and multiple alleles (including outcome percentage of both genotypes and phenotypes.) (DOK 2)
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
 
5.c. Examine inheritance patterns using current technology (e.g., pedigrees, karyotypes, gel electrophoresis). (DOK 2)
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Genes and Heredity
 
5.d. Discuss the characteristics and implications of both chromosomal and gene mutations. (DOK 2)
5.d.1. Significance of nondisjunction, deletion, substitutions, translocation, frame shift mutation in animals
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Mutations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
5.d.2. Occurrence and significance of genetic disorders such as sickle cell anemia, Tay-Sachs disorder, cystic fibrosis, hemophilia, Downs Syndrome, color blindness
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
BI.6. Demonstrate an understanding of principles that explain the diversity of life and biological evolution.
6.a. Draw conclusions about how organisms are classified into a hierarchy of groups and subgroups based on similarities that reflect their evolutionary relationships. (DOK 2)
6.a.1. Characteristics of the six kingdoms
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Euglena
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Animal-Like Protists
Presentations Animals
Presentations Classification
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Fungi
Presentations Fungus-Like Protists
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Protists
Presentations Six Kingdoms Overview
Presentations Slime Mold
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Presentations What Is a Protist?
Flip Charts Amoeba
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Euglena
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts Paramecium
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts Protista
Flip Charts Spirogyra
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Flip Charts Volvox
Flip Charts What is a Protist?
Vocabulary Terms Introduction to animals
Vocabulary Terms Microorganisms II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to animals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Microorganisms II
 
6.a.2. Major levels in the hierarchy of taxa (e.g., kingdom, phylum/division, class, order, family, genus, and species)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Animals
Presentations Classification
Presentations Plants
Presentations Six Kingdoms Overview
Presentations What Is a Protist?
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
6.a.3. Body plans (symmetry)
Vocabulary Terms Introduction to animals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to animals
 
6.a.4. Methods of sexual reproduction (e.g., conjugation, fertilization, pollination)
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Presentations Spirogyra
Flip Charts Meiosis
 
6.a.5. Methods of asexual reproduction (e.g., budding, binary fission, regeneration, spore formation)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Spirogyra
Flip Charts Meiosis
 
6.b. Critique data (e.g., comparative anatomy, Biogeography, molecular biology, fossil record, etc.) used by scientists (e.g., Redi, Needham, Spallanzani, Pasteur) to develop an understanding of evolutionary processes and patterns. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Classification
 
6.c. Research and summarize the contributions of scientists, (including Darwin, Malthus, Wallace, Lamarck, and Lyell) whose work led to the development of the theory of evolution. (DOK 2)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
6.d. Analyze and explain the roles of natural selection, including the mechanisms of speciation (e.g., mutations, adaptations, geographic isolation) and applications of speciation (e.g., pesticide and antibiotic resistance). (DOK 3)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
6.e. Differentiate among chemical evolution, organic evolution, and the evolutionary steps along the way to aerobic heterotrophs and photosynthetic autotrophs.(DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Classification
Presentations Six Kingdoms Overview
 

MS.BII.Biology II

Biology II
BII.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.c. Demonstrate the use of scientific inquiry and methods to formulate, conduct, and evaluate laboratory investigations (e.g., hypotheses, experimental design, observations, data analyses, interpretations, theory development). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Virtual Lab Blood Typing
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
 
BII.2. Life Science: Describe and contrast the structures, functions, and chemical processes of the cell.
2.a. Relate the structure and function of a selectively permeable membrane to its role in diffusion and osmosis. (DOK 2)
Presentations Diffusion
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
 
2.b. Summarize how cell regulation controls and coordinates cell growth and division. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Mitosis
Presentations Phases of Mitosis
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Presentations The Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
2.c. Analyze and describe the function of enzymes in biochemical reactions. (DOK 2)
2.c.1. The impact of enzymatic reactions on biochemical processes
Presentations Process of Digestion
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.c.2. Factors that affect enzyme function (e.g., pH, concentration, temperature, etc.)
Presentations Process of Digestion
Presentations Types of Nutrients
 
2.d. Life Science: Differentiate between photosynthesis and cellular respiration. (DOK 2)
2.d.1. Cellular sites and major pathways of anaerobic and aerobic respiration (with reactants, products, and ATP per monosaccharide)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
 
2.d.2. Cellular respiration with respect to the sites at which they take place, the reactions involved, and the energy input and output in each stage (e.g., glycolysis, Krebs cycle, electron transport chain)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Paramecium
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
 
2.d.3. Pigments, absorption, reflection of light, and light-dependent and light-independent reactions of photosynthesis
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
2.d.4. Oxidation and reduction reactions
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Plants
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Flip Charts Active Transport
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Cell Energy
Flip Charts Diffusion
Flip Charts Fermentation
Flip Charts Passive Transport
Flip Charts Photosynthesis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell processes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and respiration
 
BII.3. Life Science: Investigate and discuss the molecular basis of heredity.
3.a. Explain how the process of meiosis clarifies the mechanism underlying Mendel's conclusions about segregation and independent assortment on a molecular level. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
3.b. Research and explain how major discoveries led to the determination of DNA structure. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Deciphering the DNA Code
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Genes
Presentations The Genetic Code
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
3.c. Relate gene expression (e.g., replication, transcription, translation) to protein structure and function. (DOK 2)
3.c.1. Translation of a messenger RNA strand into a protein
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
3.c.2. Processing by organelles so that the protein is appropriately packaged, labeled, and eventually exported by the cell
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Presentations DNA
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
3.c.3. Messenger RNA codon charts to determine the effects of different types of mutations on amino acid sequence and protein structure (e.g., sickle cell anemia resulting from base substitution mutation)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Mutations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
3.c.4. Gene expression regulated in organisms so that specific proteins are synthesized only when they are needed by the cell (e.g., allowing cell specialization)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Genes
 
3.d. Assess the potential implications of DNA technology with respect to its impact on society. (DOK 3)
3.d.1. Modern DNA technologies (e.g., polymerase chain reaction (PCR), gene splicing, gel electrophoresis, transformation, recombinant DNA) in agriculture, medicine and forensics
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
3.e. Develop a logical argument defending or refuting bioethical issues arising from applications of genetic technology (e.g., the human genome project, cloning, gene therapy, stem cell research). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
 
BII.4. Life Science: Demonstrate an understanding of the factors that contribute to evolutionary theory and natural selection.
4.a. Explain the history of life on Earth and infer how geological changes provide opportunities and constraints for biological evolution. (DOK 2)
4.a.1. Main periods of the geologic timetable of Earth's history
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The History of Earth
 
4.a.2. Roles of catastrophic and gradualistic processes in shaping planet Earth
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Climate Change
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Earthquake Safety
Flip Charts Seismic Waves
Flip Charts Soil
Flip Charts The Richter Scale
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Weathering and Erosion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Rock Cycle
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weathering and Erosion
 
4.b. Provide support for the argument based upon evidence from anatomy, embryology, biochemistry, and paleontology that organisms descended with modification from common ancestry. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Classification
 
4.c. Identify and provide supporting evidence for the evolutionary relationships among various organisms using phylogenetic trees and cladograms. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Animals
 
4.e. Compare and contrast the basic types of selection (e.g., disruptive, stabilizing, directional, etc.) (DOK 2)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
4.f. Cite examples to justify behaviors that have evolved through natural selection (e.g., migration, parental care, use of tools, etc.) (DOK 1)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
4.g. Research and explain the contributions of 19th century scientists (e.g., Malthus, Wallace, Lyell, Darwin) on the formulation of ideas about evolution. (DOK 2)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
4.h. Develop a logical argument describing ways in which the influences of 20th century science have impacted the development of ideas about evolution (e.g., synthetic theory of evolution, molecular biology). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Classification
 
4.i. Analyze changes in an ecosystem resulting from natural causes (succession), changes in climate, human activity (pollution and recycling), or introduction of non-native species. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Global Warming
 
BII.5. Life Science: Develop an understanding of organism classification.
5.a. Classify organisms according to traditional Linnaean classification characteristics (e.g., cell structure, biochemistry, anatomy, fossil record, methods of reproduction) and the cladistic approach. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Kingdom Identification
Presentations Animals
Presentations Classification
Presentations Plants
Presentations Six Kingdoms Overview
Presentations What Is a Protist?
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
5.b. Categorize organisms according to the characteristics that distinguish them as Bacteria, Archaea, or Eucarya. (DOK 1)
5.b.1. Bacteria, fungi, and protists
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Euglena
Presentations Amoeba
Presentations Animal-Like Protists
Presentations Euglena
Presentations Fungi
Presentations Fungus-Like Protists
Presentations Paramecium
Presentations Plant-Like Protists
Presentations Protists
Presentations Six Kingdoms Overview
Presentations Slime Mold
Presentations Spirogyra
Presentations Volvox
Presentations What Is a Protist?
Flip Charts Amoeba
Flip Charts Euglena
Flip Charts Paramecium
Flip Charts Protista
Flip Charts Spirogyra
Flip Charts Volvox
Flip Charts What is a Protist?
Vocabulary Terms Microorganisms II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Microorganisms II
 
5.b.2. Characteristics of invertebrates (e.g., habitat, reproduction, body plan, locomotion) as related to phyla (e.g., Porifera, Cnidarians, Nematoda, Annelida, Platyhelmenthes, and Arthropoda) and classes (e.g., Insecta, Crustacea, Arachnida, Mollusca, Echinodermata)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Animals
Flip Charts Animal Life Cycles
Flip Charts Invertebrates
Vocabulary Terms Invertebrates I
Vocabulary Terms Invertebrates II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Invertebrates I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Invertebrates II
 
5.b.3. Characteristics of vertebrates (e.g., habitat, reproduction, body plan, locomotion) as related to classes (e.g., Agnatha, Chondrichthyes, Osteichthyes, Amphibia, Reptilia, Aves, Mammalia)
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Animals
Flip Charts Animal Life Cycles
Flip Charts Vertebrates
Vocabulary Terms Vertebrates I
Vocabulary Terms Vertebrates II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Vertebrates I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Vertebrates II
 
5.b.4. Nomenclature of various types of plants (e.g., Bryophyta, Tracheophyta, Gymnospermae, Angiospermae, Monocotyledonae, Dicotyledonae, vascular plants, nonvascular plants).
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Presentations Plants
Flip Charts Plant Kingdom
Flip Charts Plants with Seeds
Flip Charts The Plant Kingdom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Introduction to plants
 

MS.BR.Biomedical Research

Biomedical Research
BR.2. Life Science: Demonstrate an understanding of the processes and resources used in biomedical research.
2.a. Explore the processes and technologies by which biomedical scientific literature is stored, catalogued, and retrieved and communicate technical approaches and conclusions pertaining to contemporary professional biomedical research publications. (DOK 2)
2.a.1. Student-created glossary of technical scientific terminology from the selected readings
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
2.a.4. Additional resources (e.g., textbooks, periodicals, personal interviews with a scientist or teacher familiar with that area of research) needed to assess research findings
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
 
2.b. Identify the research area of a particular biomedical researcher and summarize a research article upon which to draw conclusions about the importance of the researcher's work. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
 
2.c. Critique a current research article from a specified internet site. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
2.d. Communicate with science students at other high school sites using electronic communications to compare and contrast conclusions about specified research topics. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
BR.3. Life Science: Analyze contemporary issues, related to the practice or application of biomedical research, that pose a dilemma or dilemmas for our society.
3.a. Identify, research, and summarize current, topical advances in biomedical research and healthcare areas. (Suggested areas of initial focus including fetal tissue research, legalization of drugs, drug abuse, euthanasia, research fraud, use of non-human animals in research, genetic engineering, and universal health care. DOK 4
3.a.1. Biomedical science areas of personal interest
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
3.a.2. Key areas of human physiology towards which a major commitment of United States federal funding of biomedical research is applied
Flip Charts Stem Cells
 
3.b. Research, develop, and present a justifiable argument for or against a biomedical issue. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
BR.4. Life Science: Investigate and describe the basic elements of genetics and molecular biology that are fundamental to modern biomedical research.
4.a. Research and describe major historical events leading to the development of the science of genetics. (DOK 3)
4.a.1. Events that have revolutionized genetic analysis and manipulation, including the polymerase chain reaction (PCR), gene transfection, the Human Genome Project, protein sequencing, and in vitro fertilization
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Gene Technology
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
 
4.a.2. Influence that environmental pollutants and other man-made chemicals could have on the regulation of protein synthesis and reproduction
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Mutations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
4.a.3. Subcellular organelles responsible for protein synthesis and reproduction
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Presentations DNA
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
4.b. Apply formulas and properties in analyzing hydrocarbon families. (DOK 1)
4.b.1. Bonding families of hydrocarbons
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Food and Nutrients
Presentations Types of Nutrients
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Organic Chemistry
 
4.d. Describe the use of protein crystallography in the determination of the structure of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA). (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Deciphering the DNA Code
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Genes
Presentations Mendel's Experiments
Presentations The Genetic Code
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
BR.5. Life Science: Demonstrate proficiency in the application of fundamental technical procedures related to biomedical laboratory research activities.
5.d. Describe and demonstrate the use of accurate and safe pipetting techniques in the preparation of a series of protein dilutions. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Presentations Discovering Cells
 
5.e. Explain the process used to sample organic compounds, including methane, ethane, acetic acid, ethyl ethanoate, and methanol. (DOK 1)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Organic Chemistry
 

MS.C.Chemistry

Chemistry
C.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.c. Demonstrate the use of scientific inquiry and methods to formulate, conduct, and evaluate laboratory investigations (e.g., hypotheses, experimental design, observations, data analyses, interpretations, theory development). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
 
1.d. Organize data to construct graphs (e.g., plotting points, labeling x-and y-axis, creating appropriate titles and legends for circle, bar, and line graphs), draw conclusions, and make inferences. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
 
C.2. Physical Science: Demonstrate an understanding of the atomic model of matter by explaining atomic structure and chemical bonding.
2.a. Describe and classify matter based on physical and chemical properties and interactions between molecules or atoms. (DOK 1)
2.a.1. Physical properties (e.g., melting points, densities, boiling points)of a variety of substances
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Presentations Chemical Reactions
 
2.a.2. Substances and mixtures
Presentations Classes of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Mixtures and Compounds
 
2.a.3. Three states of matter in terms of internal energy, molecular motion, and the phase transitions between them
Interactive/Simulation States of Matter
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations States of Matter
 
2.b. Research and explain crucial contributions and critical experiments of Dalton, Thomson, Rutherford, Bohr, de Broglie, and Schrodinger and describe how each discovery contributed to the current model of atomic and nuclear structure. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Presentations Models of the Atom
 
2.c. Develop a model of atomic and nuclear structure based on theory and knowledge of fundamental particles. (DOK 2)
2.c.1. Properties and interactions of the three fundamental particles of the atom
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Presentations Models of the Atom
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic Structure - Set I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic Structure - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Magnetism
 
2.d. Write appropriate equations for nuclear decay reactions, describe how the nucleus changes during these reactions, and compare the resulting radiation with regard to penetrating ability. (DOK 1)
2.d.2. The concept of half-life for a radioactive isotope (e.g., carbon-14 dating) based on the principle that the decay of any individual atom is a random process
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
2.e. Compare the properties of compounds according to their type of bonding. (DOK 1)
2.e.1. Covalent, ionic, and metallic bonding
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Presentations Ionic Bonding
 
2.e.2. Polar and non-polar covalent bonding
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
 
2.e.3. Valence electrons and bonding atoms
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Interactive/Simulation Chemical Bonding
Presentations Chemical Reactions
Presentations Ionic Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Formulas and Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Organic Chemistry
 
2.f. Compare different types of intermolecular forces and explain the relationship between intermolecular forces, boiling points, and vapor pressure when comparing differences in properties of pure substances. (DOK 1)
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations Classes of Matter
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Heat
 
C.3. Physical Science: Develop an understanding of the periodic table.
3.b. Analyze patterns and trends in the organization of elements in the periodic table and compare their relationship to position in the periodic table. (DOK 2)
3.b.1. Atomic number, atomic mass, mass number, and number of protons, electrons, and neutrons in isotopes of elements
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nuclear Chemistry
 
3.b.2. Average atomic mass calculations
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set I
 
3.b.3. Chemical characteristics of each region
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set I
 
3.b.4. Periodic properties (e.g., metal/nonmetal/metalloid behavior, electrical/heat conductivity, electronegativity, electron affinity, ionization energy, atomic/covalent/ionic radius)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set I
 
3.c. Classify chemical reactions by type. (DOK 2)
3.c.1. Single displacement, double displacement, synthesis (combination), decomposition, disproportionation, combustion, or precipitation.
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Interactive/Simulation Types of Reactions
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations Energy in Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Kinetics and Equilibrium
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Oxidation, Reduction and Electrochemistry
 
3.c.2. Products (given reactants) or reactants (given products) for each reaction type
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Interactive/Simulation Types of Reactions
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations Energy in Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Kinetics and Equilibrium
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Oxidation, Reduction and Electrochemistry
 
3.c.3. Solubility rules for precipitation reactions and the activity series for single and double displacement reactions
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations Energy in Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Kinetics and Equilibrium
 
3.d. Use stoichiometry to calculate the amount of reactants consumed and products formed. (DOK 3)
3.d.1. Difference between chemical reactions and chemical equations
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Presentations Balancing Equations
Presentations Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
 
C.4. Physical Science: Analyze the relationship between microscopic and macroscopic models of matter.
4.a. Analyze the nature and behavior of gaseous, liquid, and solid substances using the kinetic molecular theory. (DOK 3)
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
 
4.b. Use the ideal gas laws to explain the relationships between volume, temperature, pressure, and quantity in moles. (DOK 2)
4.b.1. Difference between ideal and real gas
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
 
4.b.2. Assumptions made about an ideal gas
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
 
4.b.3. Conditions that favor an ideal gas
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
 
4.c. Use the gas laws of Boyles, Charles, Gay-Lussac, and Dalton to solve problems based on the laws. (DOK 2)
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Presentations States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Thermodynamics
 
4.d. Explain the thermodynamics associated with physical and chemical concepts related to temperature, entropy, enthalpy, and heat energy. (DOK 2)
4.d.1. Specific heat as it relates to the conservation of energy
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Heat
 
4.d.2. Amount of heat absorbed or released in a process, given mass, specific heat, and temperature change
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Thermodynamics
 
4.d.4. Endothermic or exothermic changes
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Presentations Changes of State
Presentations Energy in Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Kinetics and Equilibrium
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Thermodynamics
 
4.e. Describe and identify factors affecting the solution process, rates of reaction, and equilibrium. (DOK 2)
4.e.1. Concentration of a solution in terms of its molarity, using stoichiometry to perform specified dilutions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Mole
 
4.e.2. Chemical reaction rates affected by temperature, concentration, surface area, pressure, mixing, and the presence of a catalyst
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Presentations Energy in Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Kinetics and Equilibrium
 
4.e.3. Relationship of solute character
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Solutions
 
C.5. Physical Science: Compare factors associated with acid/base and oxidation/reduction reactions.
5.a. Analyze and explain acid/base reactions. (DOK 2)
5.a.1. Properties of acids and bases, including how they affect indicators and the relative pH of the solution
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Acids, Bases and Salts
 
5.a.2. Formation of acidic and basic solutions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Acids, Bases and Salts
 
5.b. Classify species in aqueous solutions according to the Arrhenius and Bronsted-Lowry definitions, respectively and predict products for aqueous neutralization reactions. (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Acids, Bases and Salts
 
5.c. Analyze a reduction/oxidation reaction (REDOX) to assign oxidation numbers (states) to reaction species and identify the species oxidized and reduced, the oxidizing agent, and reducing agent. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Presentations Ionic Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Oxidation, Reduction and Electrochemistry
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements - Set I
 

MS.CC.RST.11-12.Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects

Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
RST.11-12.8. Evaluate the hypotheses, data, analysis, and conclusions in a science or technical text, verifying the data when possible and corroborating or challenging conclusions with other sources of information.
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
 
RST.11-12.9. Synthesize information from a range of sources (e.g., texts, experiments, simulations) into a coherent understanding of a process, phenomenon, or concept, resolving conflicting information when possible.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
 
Craft and Structure
RST.11-12.4. Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 11-12 texts and topics.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Amoeba
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Interactive/Simulation Cardiovascular System
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Circuit
Interactive/Simulation Digestive System
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Electrochemical Cell
Interactive/Simulation Electromagnetic Spectrum
Interactive/Simulation Euglena
Interactive/Simulation Excretory System
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Interactive/Simulation Nervous System
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Lenses
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Mirrors
Interactive/Simulation Respiratory System
Interactive/Simulation Rock Uses
Interactive/Simulation Simple Machines
Interactive/Simulation Soil Profile
Interactive/Simulation Sound Waves
Interactive/Simulation States of Matter
Interactive/Simulation Structure of a Volcano
Interactive/Simulation The Endocrine System
Interactive/Simulation The Immune System
Interactive/Simulation The Male Reproductive System
Interactive/Simulation The Skeletal System
Interactive/Simulation The Skin
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Interactive/Simulation Tones and Overtones
Interactive/Simulation Transmission of Light
Interactive/Simulation Types of Muscles
Interactive/Simulation Wave Interactions
Presentations Balancing Equations
Presentations Chemical Reactions
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Energy Pyramid
Presentations Food Chains
Presentations Heart Health
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Nutrition
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Formulas and Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Measurements and Calculations
 

MS.CC.WHST.11-12.Writing Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects

Writing Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Production and Distribution of Writing
WHST.11-12.4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
 
Research to Build and Present Knowledge
WHST.11-12.7. Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question) or solve a problem; narrow or broaden the inquiry when appropriate; synthesize multiple sources on the subject, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
 
Text Types and Purposes
WHST.11-12.2. Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/ experiments, or technical processes.
WHST.11-12.2(a) Introduce a topic and organize complex ideas, concepts, and information so that each new element builds on that which precedes it to create a unified whole; include formatting (e.g., headings), graphics (e.g., figures, tables), and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.11-12.2(b) Develop the topic thoroughly by selecting the most significant and relevant facts, extended definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples appropriate to the audience's knowledge of the topic.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.11-12.2(c) Use varied transitions and sentence structures to link the major sections of the text, create cohesion, and clarify the relationships among complex ideas and concepts.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.11-12.2(d) Use precise language, domain-specific vocabulary and techniques such as metaphor, simile, and analogy to manage the complexity of the topic; convey a knowledgeable stance in a style that responds to the discipline and context as well as to the expertise of likely readers.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.11-12.2(e) Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation provided (e.g., articulating implications or the significance of the topic).
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
 

MS.ES.Environmental Science

Environmental Science
ES.2. Earth and Space Science: Develop an understanding of the relationship of ecological factors that effect an ecosystem.
2.a. Compare ways in which the three layers of the biosphere change over time and their influence on an ecosystem's ability to support life. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Global Warming
 
2.b. Explain the flow of matter and energy in ecosystems. (DOK 2)
2.b.1. Interactions between biotic and abiotic factors
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Interactive/Simulation Food Webs
Presentations Cell Energy
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Energy Pyramid
Presentations Food Chains
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Food Webs
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
2.b.2. Indigenous plants and animals and their roles in various ecosystems
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Interactive/Simulation Food Webs
Presentations Cell Energy
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Energy Pyramid
Presentations Food Chains
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Food Webs
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
2.b.3. Biogeochemical cycles within the environment
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Interactive/Simulation Food Webs
Presentations Cell Energy
Presentations Energy Flow
Presentations Energy Pyramid
Presentations Food Chains
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Food Webs
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
2.d. Develop a logical argument explaining the relationships and changes within an ecosystem. (DOK 2)
2.d.1. How a species adapts to its niche
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Global Warming
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
2.d.2. Process of primary and secondary succession and its effects on a population
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Global Warming
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
2.d.3. How changes in the environment might affect organisms
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Presentations Food Web Balance
Presentations Global Warming
Presentations Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
2.f. Research and explain how habitat destruction leads to the loss of biodiversity. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Global Warming
 
2.g. Compare and contrast the major biomes of the world's ecosystems, including location, climate, adaptations and diversity. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Presentations The Polar Zone
Presentations The Temperate Zone
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Vocabulary Terms Oceans
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Oceans
 
ES.3. Earth and Space Science: Discuss the impact of human activities on the environment, conservation activities, and efforts to maintain and restore ecosystems.
3.a. Summarize the effects of human activities on resources in the local environments. (DOK 2)
3.a.1. Sources, uses, quality, and conservation of water
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Global Warming
 
3.a.2. Renewable and nonrenewable resources
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Global Warming
 
3.a.3. Effects of pollution (e.g., water, noise, air, etc.) on the ecosystem
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Global Warming
 
3.b. Research and evaluate the impacts of human activity and technology on the lithosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere and develop a logical argument to support how communities restore ecosystems. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Global Warming
 
3.c. Research and evaluate the use of renewable and nonrenewable resources and critique efforts to conserve natural resources and reduce global warming in the United States including (but not limited) to Mississippi. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Presentations Sources of Energy
 

MS.ESS.Earth and Space Science

Earth and Space Science
ESS.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.a. Conduct a scientific investigation demonstrating safe procedures and proper care of laboratory equipment. (DOK 2)
1.a.1. Safety rules and symbols
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.a.2. Proper use and care of the compound light microscope, slides, chemicals, etc.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.a.3. Accuracy and precision in using graduated cylinders, balances, beakers, thermometers, and rulers
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Lab investigations
 
1.f. Recognize and analyze alternative explanations for experimental results and to make predictions based on observations and prior knowledge. (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
 
ESS.2. Earth and Space Science: Develop an understanding of the history and evolution of the universe and Earth.
2.a. Summarize the origin and evolution of the universe. (DOK 2)
2.b. Differentiate methods used to measure space distances, including astronomical unit, light-year, stellar parallax, Cepheid variables, and the red shift. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe
 
2.c. Interpret how gravitational attraction played a role in the formation of the planetary bodies and how the fusion of hydrogen and other processes in ''ordinary'' stars and supernovae lead to the formation of all other elements. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Flip Charts The Inner Planets
Flip Charts The Outer Planets
Flip Charts The Sun
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The History of Earth
 
2.d. Summarize the early evolution of the Earth, including the formation of Earth's solid layers (e.g., core, mantle, crust), the distribution of major elements, the origin of internal heat sources, and the initiation of plate tectonics. (DOK 2)
2.d.1. How the decay of radioactive isotopes is used to determine the age of rocks, Earth, and the solar system
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
ESS.3. Earth and Space Science: Discuss factors which are used to explain the geological history of Earth.
3.a. Develop an understanding of how plate tectonics create certain geological features, materials, and hazards. (DOK 1)
3.a.1. Plate tectonic boundaries (e.g., divergent, convergent, and transform)
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Continental Drift
Flip Charts Earth’s Interior
Flip Charts Earthquake Safety
Flip Charts Seismic Waves
Flip Charts The Richter Scale
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Plate Tectonics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plate Tectonics
 
3.a.2. Modern and ancient geological features to each kind of plate tectonic boundary
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Continental Drift
Flip Charts Earth’s Interior
Flip Charts Earthquake Safety
Flip Charts Seismic Waves
Flip Charts The Richter Scale
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Plate Tectonics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plate Tectonics
 
3.a.3. Production of particular groups of igneous and metamorphic rocks and mineral resources
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Rock Uses
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Classifying Rocks
Flip Charts Identifying Rocks
Flip Charts Igneous Rocks
Flip Charts Metamorphic Rocks
Flip Charts Sedimentary Rocks
Flip Charts The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts What is a Rock?
Vocabulary Terms Rocks - Set I
Vocabulary Terms Rocks - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks - Set I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks - Set II
 
3.a.4. Sedimentary basins created and destroyed through time
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
 
3.b. Compare and contrast types of mineral deposits/groups (e.g., oxides, carbonates, halides, sulfides, sulfates, silicates, phosphates). (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Interactive/Simulation Mineral Uses
Interactive/Simulation Sequence: Mohs Hardness Scale
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Mineral Resources
Presentations Use of Minerals
Presentations What Is a Mineral?
Flip Charts Mineral Resources
Flip Charts Minerals vs. Rocks
Flip Charts Use of Minerals
Flip Charts What is a Mineral?
Vocabulary Terms Minerals I
Vocabulary Terms Minerals II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals II
 
3.c. Categorize minerals and rocks by determining their physical and/or chemical characteristics. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Rock Uses
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Flip Charts Classifying Rocks
Flip Charts Identifying Rocks
Flip Charts Igneous Rocks
Flip Charts Metamorphic Rocks
Flip Charts Mineral Resources
Flip Charts Minerals vs. Rocks
Flip Charts Sedimentary Rocks
Flip Charts The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Use of Minerals
Flip Charts What is a Mineral?
Flip Charts What is a Rock?
Vocabulary Terms Minerals I
Vocabulary Terms Minerals II
Vocabulary Terms Rocks - Set I
Vocabulary Terms Rocks - Set II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks - Set I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks - Set II
 
3.d. Justify the causes of certain geological hazards (e.g., earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis) to their effects on specific plate tectonic locations. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Flip Charts Inside a Volcano
Flip Charts The Ring of Fire
Flip Charts Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts What is a Volcano?
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
3.e. Interpret and explain how rock relationships and fossils are used to reconstruct the geologic history of the Earth. (DOK 2)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
3.f. Apply principles of relative age (e.g., superposition, original horizontality, cross-cutting relations, and original lateral continuity) to support an opinion related to Earth's geological history. (DOK 3)
3.f.1. Types of unconformity (e.g., disconformity, angular unconformity, nonconformity)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
3.f.2. Geological timetable
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
3.h. Compare and contrast the relative and absolute dating methods (e.g., the principle of fossil succession, radiometric dating, and paleomagnetism) for determining the age of the Earth. (DOK 1)
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Fossils II
 
ESS.4. Earth and Space Science: Demonstrate an understanding of Earth systems relating to weather and climate.
4.a. Explain the interaction of Earth Systems that affect weather and climate. (DOK 1)
4.a.1. Latitudinal variations in solar heating
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Seasons on Earth
Presentations The Polar Zone
Presentations The Temperate Zone
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Climate Change
Flip Charts Global Warming
Flip Charts Ozone Depletion
Flip Charts Seasons
Flip Charts The Polar Zone
Flip Charts The Temperate Zone
Flip Charts The Tropical Zone
Vocabulary Terms Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Climate
 
4.a.2. The effects of Coriolis forces on ocean currents, cyclones, anticyclones, ocean currents, topography, and air masses (e.g., warm fronts, cold fronts, stationary fronts, and occluded fronts)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Presentations Weather
Presentations Weather Patterns
 
4.b. Interpret the patterns in temperature and precipitation that produce the climate regions on Earth and relate them to the hazards associated with extreme weather events and climate change (e.g., hurricanes, tornadoes, El Nino/La Nina, global warming). (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Interactive/Simulation Types of Severe Weather
Presentations Climate Change
Presentations Global Warming
Presentations Seasons on Earth
Presentations Severe Weather
Presentations The Polar Zone
Presentations The Temperate Zone
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Climate Change
Flip Charts Clouds
Flip Charts Global Warming
Flip Charts Ozone Depletion
Flip Charts Precipitation
Flip Charts Predicting Weather
Flip Charts Seasons
Flip Charts Severe Weather
Flip Charts The Polar Zone
Flip Charts The Temperate Zone
Flip Charts The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Weather
Vocabulary Terms Climate
Vocabulary Terms Weather II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weather II
 
4.c. Justify how changes in global climate and variation in Earth/Sun relationships contribute to natural and anthropogenic (human-caused) modification of atmospheric composition. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations Climate Change
Presentations Global Warming
Flip Charts Climate Change
Flip Charts Global Warming
Flip Charts Our Atmosphere
Flip Charts Ozone Depletion
Flip Charts Seasons
Flip Charts The Polar Zone
Flip Charts The Temperate Zone
Flip Charts The Tropical Zone
Vocabulary Terms Climate
Vocabulary Terms The Atmosphere
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Atmosphere
 
4.d. Summarize how past and present actions of ice, wind, and water contributed to the types and distributions of erosional and depositional features in landscapes. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Forces of Erosion and Deposition
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Soil
Vocabulary Terms The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Weathering and Erosion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Rock Cycle
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weathering and Erosion
 
4.e. Research and explain how external forces affect Earth's topography. (DOK 2)
4.e.1. How surface water and groundwater act as the major agents of physical and chemical weathering
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Flip Charts Soil
Vocabulary Terms Weathering and Erosion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weathering and Erosion
 
4.e.2. How soil results from weathering and biological processes
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Interactive/Simulation Forces of Erosion and Deposition
Flip Charts Soil
Vocabulary Terms The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Weathering and Erosion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Rock Cycle
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weathering and Erosion
 
4.e.3. Processes and hazards associated with both sudden and gradual mass wasting
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
 
ESS.5. Earth and Space Science: Apply an understanding of ecological factors to explain relationships between Earth systems.
5.a. Draw conclusions about how life on Earth shapes Earth systems and responds to the interaction of Earth systems (lithosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and biosphere). (DOK 3)
5.a.2. Distribution of biomes (e.g., terrestrial, freshwater, and marine) to climate regions through time
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Flip Charts Animal Homes
Flip Charts Energy Flow
Flip Charts Energy Pyramid
Flip Charts Food Chains
Flip Charts Food Web Balance
Flip Charts Food Webs
Flip Charts Owl Food Web
Flip Charts Owl Pellets
Flip Charts Types of Consumers
Vocabulary Terms Ecology I
Vocabulary Terms Ecology II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Ecology II
 
5.a.3. Geochemical and ecological processes (e.g., rock, hydrologic, carbon, nitrogen) that interact through time to cycle matter and energy, and how human activity alters the rates of these processes (e.g., fossil fuel formation and combustion, damming and channeling of rivers)
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Rock Uses
Presentations Atmosphere Overview
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations Properties of Magma
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Clouds
Flip Charts Our Atmosphere
Flip Charts Precipitation
Flip Charts Predicting Weather
Flip Charts Severe Weather
Flip Charts Weather
Vocabulary Terms Oceans
Vocabulary Terms The Atmosphere
Vocabulary Terms The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Weather I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Oceans
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Atmosphere
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Rock Cycle
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Weather I
 
5.b. Interpret the record of shared ancestry (fossils), evolution, and extinction as related to natural selection. (DOK 2)
Flip Charts Classification
Flip Charts Fungi
Flip Charts The Six Kingdoms
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Evolution and classification
 
5.c. Identify the cause and effect relationships of the evolutionary innovations that most profoundly shaped Earth systems. (DOK 1)
5.c.2. Multicellular animals and marine environments
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Presentations Global Warming
 
5.c.3. Land plants and terrestrial environments
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Presentations Continental Drift
 

MS.G.Genetics

Genetics
G.1. Inquiry: Apply inquiry-based and problem-solving processes and skills to scientific investigations.
1.c. Demonstrate the use of scientific inquiry and methods to formulate, conduct, and evaluate laboratory investigations (e.g., hypotheses, experimental design, observations, data analyses, interpretations, theory development). (DOK 3)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Virtual Lab Blood Typing
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
 
G.2. Life Science: Analyze the structure and function of the cell and cellular organelles.
2.a. Cite evidence to illustrate how the structure and function of cells are involved in the maintenance of life. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Presentations Animals
Presentations Cell Transport
Presentations Discovering Cells
Presentations Plants
Presentations Specialized Cells
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Specialized Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell structure and function
 
2.c. Differentiate among the processes by which plants and animals reproduce. (DOK 1)
2.c.1. Cell cycle and mitosis
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Fermentation
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Mitosis
Presentations Phases of Mitosis
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Presentations The Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
 
2.c.2. Meiosis, spermatogenesis, and oogenesis
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Meiosis I Phases
Presentations Crossing-Over
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Meiosis II
Presentations Meiosis Overview
Presentations Sexual Reproduction
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Codominance
Flip Charts DNA
Flip Charts DNA Replication
Flip Charts DNA/RNA Structure
Flip Charts Genes
Flip Charts Gregor Mendel
Flip Charts Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Meiosis
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Flip Charts Mutations
Flip Charts Punnett Squares
Flip Charts The Genetic Code
Vocabulary Terms Genetics and heredity II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics and heredity II
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Plant structure and function
 
2.d. Explain the significance of the discovery of nucleic acids. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Deciphering the DNA Code
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Genes
Presentations The Genetic Code
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
2.e. Analyze and explain the structure and function of DNA and RNA in replication, transcription, translation and DNA repair. (DOK 2)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Deciphering the DNA Code
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Presentations Chromosomes
Presentations DNA
Presentations Genes
Presentations Meiosis I
Presentations Mendel's Experiments
Presentations The Genetic Code
Flip Charts Cell Cycle
Flip Charts How Genes Work
Flip Charts Mitosis Overview
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cell Reproduction
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
2.f. Cite examples to compare the consequences of the different types of mutations. (DOK 1)
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Presentations Mutations
Flip Charts Stem Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game DNA technology/genetic engineering
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Nucleic acids and protein synthesis
 
G.3. Life Science: Apply the principles of heredity to demonstrate genetic understandings.
3.a. Cite evidence that supports the significance of Mendel's concept of ''particulate inheritance'' to explain the understanding of heredity. (DOK 1)
Presentations Gregor Mendel
Presentations Mendel's Experiments
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Codominance
Flip Charts DNA
Flip Charts DNA Replication
Flip Charts DNA/RNA Structure
Flip Charts Genes
Flip Charts Gregor Mendel
Flip Charts Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Mutations
Flip Charts Punnett Squares
Flip Charts The Genetic Code
Vocabulary Terms Genetics and heredity I
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics and heredity I
 
3.b. Apply classical genetics principles to solve basic genetic problems. (DOK 2)
3.b.1. Genes and alleles, dominance, recessiveness, the laws of segregation, and independent assortment
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Chromosomes
Flip Charts Codominance
Flip Charts DNA
Flip Charts DNA Replication
Flip Charts DNA/RNA Structure
Flip Charts Genes
Flip Charts